Emily McConville

Emily writes and edits content for Bates publications.

Stories by Emily McConville
Crop advisers can influence farmers to adopt conservation practices

Friday, January 5, 2018 12:05 pm

Farmers trust crop advisers, a type of consultant, on lots of things. A Bates faculty member found that their influence can be harnessed for conservation work.

Professor Emeritus of Psychology and Education Leland Bechtel dies at age 92

Tuesday, December 19, 2017 8:53 am

Professor Emeritus of Psychology and Education Leland Bechtel died on Dec. 14, 2017, at age 92.

Video: A year at Bates in pictures

Friday, December 15, 2017 11:23 am

From studying to skateboarding, from beekeeping to basketball, from AESOP to graduation — 2017 at Bates in photos.

Q&A: Matt Jadud envisions a ‘fundamentally inclusive’ Digital and Computational Studies program

Friday, December 15, 2017 9:57 am

"There should be nothing structural that discriminates implicitly or explicitly against any of our students."

What I Mean When I Say: Susan Dewsnap and ‘bat’

Thursday, December 14, 2017 2:56 pm

A bat can be a nocturnal mammal, or a home-run hitter. For Susan Dewsnap, it's an important piece of pottery equipment.

There’s ‘complexity of thought’ in Japan’s hip hop scene, says Bates senior

Thursday, December 14, 2017 2:54 pm

A summer hanging out with breakers, lockers, and voguers, and the "sundry of views all thrown into my noggin."

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Students partner with community organizations for capstone course

Thursday, December 14, 2017 2:51 pm

On a chilly November day, three Bates seniors drove to Lewiston’s Kennedy Park with clipboards and GPS trackers. Their task: to evaluate and log the coordinates of all “natural amenities."

Don’t taste the hops: Bates students take a Lewiston brewery tour

Thursday, December 14, 2017 2:43 pm

The "Plants and Human Affairs" class heads to the Bates Mill and Baxter Brewing to learn about a beverage that dates back to the beginning of agriculture.

President Spencer op-ed: Tax bills ‘constrict access to education’

Friday, December 8, 2017 11:43 am

Spencer writes that Congress’ current efforts at tax reform represent a puzzling "assault on educational opportunity."

From Bates students and professors, 12 ways to avoid procrastination

Friday, December 8, 2017 10:07 am

Take a look at this time-management advice from students, faculty, and staff. Or put it off till tomorrow.

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